Doppler ultrasound: physics, instrumentation, and clinical applications

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Wiley, Mar 27, 1989 - Medical - 297 pages
Blood flow. Summary of the basic physics of Doppler ultrasound. Doppler systems: a general overview. Ultrasonic transducers, fields and beams. Basic Doppler electronics and signal processing. Recording and reproduction of Doppler signals. The origin of the Doppler power spectrum. Doppler signal processors: theoretical considerations. Waveform analysis and pattern recognition. Volumetric blood flow measurements. Doppler test phantoms and quality control. Safety considerations in Doppler ultrasound. Doppler applications in the lower limb. Doppler applications in the cerebral circulation. Doppler applications in cardiology. Doppler applications in obstetrics, nephrology and oncology. Miscellaneous Doppler techniques and devices. Special functions arising from Womersley's theory.

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Summary of the basic physics of Doppler ultrasound
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University of Leicester, UK.

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